- The WWE Network is experiencing issues on all platforms it seems. Switching to YouTube, the 2015 WWE Survivor Series Kickoff pre-show opens with Renee Young, Booker T, Corey Graves and Byron Saxton on the panel. They hype tonight's show and send us to Tom Phillips in the Social Media Lounge to plug tonight's hashtags. We go back to hype for the WWE World Heavyweight Title tournament.
The panel discusses tonight's tournament matches. There's a video of Saxton talking to Roman Reigns earlier and he said he will not sell out. Booker says the young guys are taking over, talking about how Owens was just in NXT not too long ago. They talk about Dean Ambrose possibly winning the title and we see Michael Cole's sitdown interview with Kevin Owens from this past week. They give predictions for the next WWE World Heavyweight Champion and Graves predicts Owens, Saxton goes with Ambrose and Booker goes with Roman Reigns. We see fans filing into the Philips Arena as Renee hypes the Divas Revolution and leads us to a video package. We get discussion on the WWE Divas Title match and Rich Brennan talks to WWE Divas Champion Charlotte backstage. We go to the ring.
Bo Dallas is out next. Stardust and The Ascension are out next to complete the team. Neville is out first for their opponents. The Dudley Boyz are out next followed by Titus O'Neil. Goldust is the last man out to a big pop. Goldust and Stardust go at it to start the match. Viktor comes in and Goldust pins him. Viktor is eliminated. Titus and Konnor go at it next. Titus overpowers Konnor and unloads on him. Titus gets fans to chant for Devon and in he comes to keep up the attack. Bubba Ray tags in for some double teaming.
They hit the big headbutt on Konnor and he rolls out of the ring. Bubba calls for tables. Miz and Stardust get knocked out to the floor, as does Bo. Neville runs the ropes and dives out onto all of them. We go to a break with the babyfaces standing tall.
Back from the break and Konnor is working over Bubba Ray. Bubba comes back and pins Konnor. Konnor is eliminated. Stardust comes in and goes at it with Devon. Bo gets involved and they beat Devon down in their corner with quick tags and attacks. Fans chant for Cody Rhodes. Miz comes in and nails Devon in the face for a close 2 count. Stardust comes off the top but Devon catches him. Neville tags in and clears the apron before going to work on Stardust. Miz ends up stealing a pin after Bo does all the work and eliminating Neville. Goldust comes from behind and rolls Miz up. Miz is eliminated. The Miz argues with a referee about being eliminated. Stardust attacks Goldust from behind as it's 4-on-2 now. Stardust goes to work on Goldust as we go to commercial.
Back from the break and the heels are in control. Goldust finally makes the hot tag to Titus and he unloads on Stardust and Bo. Stardust comes off the top but Titus catches him in backbreakers. Fans bark for Titus as he splashes Bo and Stardust at the same time. Goldust and Bubba come in and pay tribute to Dusty Rhodes on both. Titus hits Clash of the Titus on Bo for the pin. Bo is eliminated. Stardust is terrified and hops off the apron as fans boo.
Stardust runs into Goldust but drops him. He runs away, back into the ring, and The Dudleyz catch him in a 3D for the pin and the win.
Sole Survivors: The Dudley Boyz, Titus O'Neil and Goldust
- After the match, we go back to the panel.
- We go back to Tom Phillips with Tyler Breeze and Summer Rae in the Social Media Lounge. Breeze is insulted by all the questions and the two take shots at Phillips. We go back to the panel for discussion on The Wyatt Family vs. the Brothers of Destruction. Renee leads us to a video package for the match and that's it for the pre-show.
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